It would seem that I haven't bothered to write a journal entry since my last "best of" which I posted exactly a year ago today. How the time flies.
has been in my top three artists since I joined last.fm in late 2006. Like Nine Inch Nails
though, I haven't been listening to their music as much as I used to and when I do it tends to be in spurts; often triggered by hearing a particular song when I have my media player on shuffle. However, I finally got around to picking up their most recent (2011) release hanDover
in July which triggered a landslide of scrobbles. Interestingly, hanDover only came in at 11 on the album charts which goes to show when I listen to Skinny Puppy I listen to random pieces of their body of work which stretches over almost thirty years. Skinny Puppy just barely held onto the top spot with Crystal Castles
being only four scrobbles behind them. Crystal Castles is one of my favorite bands but they have had the unfortunate habit of releasing music the same year as better releases. …